Kyle Busch

Kyle Busch completes weekend swept in Arizona desert

AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP)  — Kyle Busch made it a weekend sweep at ISM Raceway in the Arizona desert. Just like he nearly did last week at Las Vegas. Busch tracked down Ryan Blaney over a long green-flag run before passing his Team Penske rival for the lead with 16 laps to go, then made his … Continue reading Kyle Busch completes weekend swept in Arizona desert

CHARLOTTE, N.C. | Busch Brothers headlining NASCAR’s West Coast swing

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Busch Brothers lead NASCAR into its three-race West Coast swing coming off another set of accomplishments that have established them among the all-time greats of the sport. The Las Vegas natives return home as two of the headliners of NASCAR’s young season. Kyle Busch on Thursday finalized a multi-year contract … Continue reading CHARLOTTE, N.C. | Busch Brothers headlining NASCAR’s West Coast swing

Kyle Busch finalizes extension to drive for Joe Gibbs Racing

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Busch has finalized a multi-year extension with Joe Gibbs Racing. Busch said two weeks ago the extension to drive the No. 18 Toyota was nearly completed and he was not a free agent. JGR announced the extension Thursday morning on Twitter. Terms of driver contracts are never released but most … Continue reading Kyle Busch finalizes extension to drive for Joe Gibbs Racing

HAMPTON, Ga | Built Ford Tough: Keselowski shakes off flu to win Atlanta

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Brad Keselowski had his hands full with a new car and a new rules package — enough to make for a trying race — before a stomach virus nearly flattened him. Keselowski missed a portion of final practice, received intravenous fluids at Atlanta Motor Speedway’s medical center, and had a replacement … Continue reading HAMPTON, Ga | Built Ford Tough: Keselowski shakes off flu to win Atlanta

HAMPTON, Ga | The Latest: Keselowski shakes off flu to win at Atlanta

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR race at Atlanta Motor Speedway (all times local): 5:50 p.m. Brad Keselowski has recovered from a stomach virus to win Sunday’s race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Team Penske started the day with a replacement driver on standby for Keselowski because the bug that hit him late … Continue reading HAMPTON, Ga | The Latest: Keselowski shakes off flu to win at Atlanta

HAMPTON, Ga | The Latest: Kevin Harvick wins 2nd stage at Atlanta

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR race at Atlanta Motor Speedway (all times local): 4:15 p.m. Kevin Harvick and Kyle Larson have waged an entertaining contest for the lead throughout the second stage of Sunday’s race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Harvick earned the stage victory. He passed Larson when Larson bobbled in … Continue reading HAMPTON, Ga | The Latest: Kevin Harvick wins 2nd stage at Atlanta

HOMESTEAD, Fla | The Latest: Joey Logano wins 1st Cup Series championship

HOMESTEAD, Fla — The Latest on NASCAR’s Cup Series championship (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Joey Logano has won his first Cup Series championship, passing defending champion Martin Truex Jr. after the final restart and then driving away from the field. Logano called him the favorite in the days leading up the season finale and … Continue reading HOMESTEAD, Fla | The Latest: Joey Logano wins 1st Cup Series championship

DARLINGTON, S.C | Hamlin wins the Southern 500 pole at Darlington Raceway

DARLINGTON, S.C — The Latest from NASCAR racing at Darlington Raceway on Saturday (all times EDT): ___ 3:12 p.m. Denny Hamlin’s winning touch at Darlington continued Saturday as the two-time Southern 500 champion won the pole to try and defend his title. Hamlin had a fast lap of 173.571 mph to win his first pole … Continue reading DARLINGTON, S.C | Hamlin wins the Southern 500 pole at Darlington Raceway

BROOKLYN, Mich | NASCAR’s Big 3 running strong entering Michigan race

BROOKLYN, Mich— NASCAR’s Big 3 has essentially lapped the competition. Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick and Martin Truex Jr. have combined to win 16 of 22 races and haven’t allowed the field to win consecutive races with points at stake this year. Of the other 56 drivers who have started a race, only Clint Bowyer has … Continue reading BROOKLYN, Mich | NASCAR’s Big 3 running strong entering Michigan race

LONG POND, Pennsylvania | Suarez 1st Mexican driver on the pole for a NASCAR Cup race

LONG POND, Pa. — Daniel Suarez made NASCAR history when he became the first Mexican driver to start on the pole in the elite Cup series Sunday at Pocono Raceway. Suarez earned the top spot after the qualifying times of front-row starters Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch were tossed out because the cars failed post-qualifying … Continue reading LONG POND, Pennsylvania | Suarez 1st Mexican driver on the pole for a NASCAR Cup race

LONG POND, Pennsylvania | Harvick goes for 1st career Pocono Raceway win from the pole

LONG POND, Pa. — Kevin Harvick will start his bid for his first Pocono Raceway victory from the pole. Harvick turned a lap of 177.750 mph on Saturday and is on the front row as he goes for his elusive win on the 2 1/2-mile triangle track. Harvick has yet to win a Cup race … Continue reading LONG POND, Pennsylvania | Harvick goes for 1st career Pocono Raceway win from the pole

JOLIET, Ill | Kyle Busch wins NASCAR Cup Series race in wild finish

JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Kyle Busch outdueled Kyle Larson on a wild final lap Sunday in the NASCAR Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway, earning his fifth victory of the season. It was Busch’s second win at Chicagoland, joining his victory in 2008. It also was win No. 48 for his career, matching Herb Thomas … Continue reading JOLIET, Ill | Kyle Busch wins NASCAR Cup Series race in wild finish

LONG POND, Pa | Busch has few mountains left to climb in NASCAR career

LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Kyle Busch spent the week in New York City with his family, hitting the town and taking in the sights like any other tourist. His wife wore a Yankees cap as they caught a baseball game and the couple attended a theater production of “Sleep No More.” The outings seemed … Continue reading LONG POND, Pa | Busch has few mountains left to climb in NASCAR career

CONCORD, N.C.  | Gibbs: Kyle Busch is simply ‘special’ on race day

CONCORD, N.C.  — Joe Gibbs has coached Super Bowl champions. He’s learned that to reach that level, it takes a group of guys who are “special” on game day — just like Kyle Busch, the top driver in the NASCAR team owner’s stable and winner of 188 races across the top three circuits. “I have … Continue reading CONCORD, N.C.  | Gibbs: Kyle Busch is simply ‘special’ on race day

The Latest: Busch on a roll, wins first two stages at 600

The Latest from the busiest day in motorsports (all times local): 8:30 p.m. Kyle Busch has won the first two stages of the Coca-Cola 600 and the pole sitter clearly has the car to beat in NASCAR’s longest race. Busch has led 179 of the first 200 laps at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Busch is looking … Continue reading The Latest: Busch on a roll, wins first two stages at 600

Charlotte Motor Speedway: The Latest: Kyle Busch wins first stage of Coca-Cola 600

The Latest from the busiest day in motorsports (all times local): 7:25 p.m. Kyle Busch has won the first stage of the Coca-Cola 600 in dominating fashion. Busch, driving the No. 18 Toyota for Joe Gibbs Racing, led 92 of 100 laps. Ryan Blaney was second after the first stage, followed by Kyle Larson, Martin … Continue reading Charlotte Motor Speedway: The Latest: Kyle Busch wins first stage of Coca-Cola 600

CONCORD, N.C. | Kyle Busch looks to check of box, win at Charlotte

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Busch has won a Cup points race at every track on the NASCAR circuit except one — Charlotte Motor Speedway. Twenty-eight starts, no checkered flags — and plenty of frustration. The 33-year-old Busch is looking to check off that final box on his racing resume Sunday in the Coca-Cola 600, … Continue reading CONCORD, N.C. | Kyle Busch looks to check of box, win at Charlotte

BRISTOL, Tenn | Cup Series race at Bristol resumes after another delay

BRISTOL, Tenn.  | April 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  The Latest on the NASCAR race at Bristol Motor Speedway (all times local): 1:30 p.m. Cars are back on the track at Bristol Motor Speedway, and NASCAR hopes to complete the Cup Series race following yet another 35-minute rain delay. The race had been set to resume at … Continue reading BRISTOL, Tenn | Cup Series race at Bristol resumes after another delay

Kevin Harvick dominates Vegas for back-to-back NASCAR wins

LAS VEGAS/March 04, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on NASCAR‘s Vegas race (all times EST): ___ 6:40 p.m. Kevin Harvick raced to his second straight NASCAR Cup win with a dominant performance at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday, earning his 100th career win across the three national series. Harvick followed up his stellar … Continue reading Kevin Harvick dominates Vegas for back-to-back NASCAR wins